Current Place of Residence: Massachusetts
University: United States Naval Academy
Current/Recent Course: BSc (Majors Quantitative Economics and Political Science)
Nathan R. Bermel, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, is a senior at the United States Naval Academy where he has a 4.0 GPA and majors in Quantitative Economics and Political Science. He ranks first in the Academic Order of Merit and second in the Military Order of Merit among 1,088 of his fellow midshipmen. He has interned at the Bureau of Energy Resources at the State Department where he conducted analyses of the oil market in Iraq and Syria for the department’s counter-ISIL team. In the summer of 2017, he traveled to the Kwajalein Atoll to research the effects of climate change on the Republic of the Marshall Islands. He was a member of the Naval Academy’s two-time National Championship Club Lacrosse team. At Oxford, Nate will read for a Master of Public Policy.